June, 2010 Climate Summary

...THE SIXTH WARMEST JUNE IN NASHVILLE`S HISTORY...

JUNE, 2010 WILL GO DOWN AS THE SIXTH WARMEST JUNE IN NASHVILLE`S
HISTORY. A PROLONGED HEAT WAVE PRODUCED 21 DAYS WHEN THE HIGH
TEMPERATURE REACHED 90 DEGREES OR ABOVE. THE HIGHEST TEMPERATURE
WAS 96 DEGREES, REACHED ON BOTH THE 21ST AND 22ND. BY COMPARISON,
THE AVERAGE NUMBER OF 90 DEGREE DAYS IN JUNE IS 10.

THE COOLEST READING OBSERVED FOR THE MONTH WAS 59 DEGREES, WHICH
OCCURRED ON THE 7TH.

THE AVERAGE HIGH TEMPERATURE FOR JUNE WAS 91.5 DEGREES. THE
AVERAGE LOW WAS 70.2, FOR A MONTHLY MEAN TEMPERATURE OF 80.9
DEGREES. IT`S THE WARMEST JUNE IN NASHVILLE SINCE 1953.

IT WAS ALSO WETTER THAN NORMAL, AS NASHVILLE MEASURED 4.96 INCHES
OF RAINFALL FOR THE MONTH, WHICH WAS 0.88 INCHES ABOVE NORMAL. THE
WETTEST DAY OCCURRED ON THE 9TH, WHEN 1.55 INCHES OF RAIN FELL. ON
THE 17TH, 1.29 INCHES OF RAIN FELL. RAINFALL WAS MEASURED ON A
TOTAL OF TEN DAYS, AND THERE WERE ALSO TEN THUNDERSTORM DAYS FOR
THE MONTH.

THE AVERAGE WIND SPEED OBSERVED AT THE NASHVILLE INTERNATIONAL
AIRPORT WAS 5.0 MILES PER HOUR. THE FASTEST GUST WAS 40 MILES AN
HOUR, RECORDED ON THE 9TH.

IN CROSSVILLE, THE MONTHLY MEAN TEMPERATURE WAS 75.6 DEGREES,
WHICH WAS 5.2 DEGREES ABOVE NORMAL. THE AVERAGE HIGH WAS 84.9, AND
THE AVERAGE LOW WAS 66.3. THE HIGHEST OBSERVED READING FOR THE
MONTH WAS 90 DEGREES, WHICH OCCURRED ON THE 21ST AND 22ND. THE
LOWEST READING FOR THE MONTH WAS 57, WHICH WAS OBSERVED ON THE
7TH.

TOTAL PRECIPITATION FOR THE MONTH WAS 3.11 INCHES. THIS WAS 1.62
INCHES BELOW NORMAL. THE GREATEST ONE DAY TOTAL WAS 0.79 INCHES,
WHICH OCCURRED ON THE 9TH. RAIN WAS MEASURED ON 13 DAYS IN JUNE,
AND THERE WERE 13 THUNDERSTORM DAYS.

AVERAGE WIND SPEED AT THE CROSSVILLE AIRPORT WAS 3.4 MILES AN
HOUR, AND THE PEAK GUST WAS 32 MILES AN HOUR, WHICH WAS RECORDED
ON THE 8TH, 11TH, AND 28TH.

IN CLARKSVILLE, THE AVERAGE HIGH TEMPERATURE WAS 90.0 DEGREES. THE
AVERAGE LOW WAS 69.2, FOR A MONTHLY MEAN TEMPERATURE OF 79.6
DEGREES. THE HIGHEST OBSERVED READING WAS 94 DEGREES ON THE 15TH,
21ST, 22ND, AND 27TH. THE LOWEST OBSERVED READING WAS 59 DEGREES
ON THE 7TH.

THERE WERE A TOTAL OF SIXTEEN 90 DEGREES DAYS IN JUNE.

RAINFALL FOR THE MONTH AMOUNTED TO 4.09 INCHES. THE WETTEST DAY
WAS 1.43 INCHES, WHICH FELL ON THE 9TH. OVERALL, PRECIPITATION WAS
MEASURED ON 9 DAYS, AND THERE WERE 12 THUNDERSTORM DAYS.

AVERAGE WIND SPEED AT OUTLAW FIELD WAS 5.0 MILES AN HOUR, AND THE
PEAK GUST WAS 38 MILES AN HOUR, WHICH WAS RECORDED ON THE 2ND, AND
AGAIN ON THE 13TH.


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